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Alfred Edward Street, born at Godalming, Surrey, on 7 July 1869 and died at Exmouth, Devon, on 18 February 1951, was a cricket player for Surrey and later a respected cricket umpire who stood in several Test matches between 1912 and 1926.
Archibald White (1871–1920) was a Test match cricket umpire.
The ACC Asian Test Championship was a professional Test cricket tournament contested between the Test playing nations of Asia: India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.
George Aubrey Faulkner (17 December 1881 – 10 September 1930) was a leading South African cricketer for two decades.
The Australia national cricket team is the joint oldest team in Test cricket history, having played in the first ever Test match in 1877.
William "Barlow" Carkeek (17 October 1878 – 20 February 1937) was an Australian sportsman who played Test cricket for Australia and first-class cricket for Victoria, as well as playing Australian rules football in the Victorian Football League (VFL) for Essendon.
The Big Six cricket dispute of 1912 was a confrontation between the administrators and players of the sport of cricket in Australia.
William Howard "Bill" Frindall, MBE (3 March 1939 – 29 January 2009) was an English cricket scorer and statistician.
John William "Bill" Hitch, born Radcliffe, Lancashire, on 7 May 1886, and died at Cardiff on 7 July 1965, was a cricketer who played for Surrey and England.
William James "Bill" Whitty (15 August 1886 – 30 January 1974) was an Australian Test cricketer who played 14 Tests from 1909 to 1912.
Bowling, in cricket, is the action of propelling the ball toward the wicket defended by a batsman.
Charles Burgess Fry, known as C. B. Fry (25 April 1872 – 7 September 1956), was an English sportsman, politician, diplomat, academic, teacher, writer, editor and publisher, who is best remembered for his career as a cricketer.
Charles "Charlie" Kelleway (25 April 1886 – 16 November 1944) was an Australian cricketer who played in 26 Tests between 1910 and 1928.
Charles Bennett "Buck" Llewellyn (29 September 1876 – 7 June 1964) was the first non-white South African Test cricketer.
Charles George "Charlie" Macartney (27 June 1886 – 9 September 1958) was an Australian cricketer who played in 35 Tests between 1907 and 1926.
Claude Pagdett Carter, sometimes known as Claude Paget Carter (23 April 1881 in Durban, Natal – 8 November 1952 in Durban, Natal) was a South African cricketer who played in 10 Tests from 1912 to 1924.
Claude Barrows Jennings (born 5 June 1884, in St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, and died 20 June 1950 in Adelaide, South Australia) was a cricketer who played for South Australia, Queensland and Australia.
Clement "Clem" Hill (18 March 18775 September 1945) was an Australian cricketer who played 49 Test matches as a specialist batsman between 1896 and 1912.
In the game of cricket, the cricket pitch consists of the central strip of the cricket field between the wickets.
The ICC Cricket World Cup is the international championship of One Day International (ODI) cricket.
Arthur William "Dave" Nourse (26 January 1878 (some sources say 25 January 1879) in Croydon, England – 8 July 1948 at Port Elizabeth, South Africa), was a cricketer who played for Natal, Transvaal, Western Province and South Africa.
David Edward John Frith (born 16 March 1937) is a cricket writer and historian.
David Bertram Miller Smith (14 September 188429 July 1963) was an Australian sportsman.
In the sport of cricket, a declaration occurs when a captain declares his team's innings closed and a forfeiture occurs when a captain chooses to forfeit an innings.
Sir Derek Birley (31 May 1926 – 14 May 2002) was a distinguished English educationalist and a prize-winning writer on the social history of sport, particularly cricket.
Edgar Richard "Ernie" Mayne (2 July 1882 – 26 October 1961) was an Australian cricketer who played as a right-handed batsman and bowler.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
The England cricket team represents England and Wales (and, until 1992, also Scotland) in international cricket.
Ernest George Hayes MBE (6 November 1876 – 2 December 1953) was an English first-class cricketer who played for Surrey, Leicestershire and England.
Ernie Mayne (17 March 1871 - 15 May 1937) was an English music hall entertainer.
ESPNcricinfo (formerly known as Cricinfo or CricInfo) is a sports news website exclusively for the game of cricket.
In cricket, the follow-on is where a team batting second is forced to take its second innings immediately after its first, after having failed to reach close enough to the score achieved by the team who batted first (in that team's first innings).
Frank Rowbotham Foster (31 January 1889 – 3 May 1958) was a Warwickshire and England all-rounder whose career was cut short by an accident during World War I. Nonetheless, his achievements during the early 1910s are sufficient to rank him as one of cricket's finest all-round players.
Frank Mitchell (13 August 1872 – 11 October 1935) was a cricketer and rugby union player.
Frank Edward Woolley (27 May 1887 – 18 October 1978) was an English first-class cricketer active 1906 to 1938 who played for Kent and England.
George Webb (born 7 March 1859, date of death unknown) was an English cricket umpire.
Gerald Patrick Desmond Hartigan (30 December 1884 in King William's Town, Cape Province – 7 January 1955 in Durban, Natal) was a South African cricketer who played in five Tests from 1912 to 1914.
Gervys Rignold Hazlitt, commonly known as Gerry (4 September 1888, Enfield, New South Wales – 30 October 1915, Parramatta, New South Wales) (buried) was an Australian cricketer who played in 9 Tests from 1907 to 1912.
Gilbert Laird Jessop (19 May 1874 – 11 May 1955) was an English cricket player, often reckoned to have been the fastest run-scorer cricket has ever known.
This is a general glossary of the terminology used in the sport of cricket.
In cricket, a googly is a type of deceptive delivery bowled by a right-arm leg spin bowler.
Gordon Charles White (5 February 1882 – 17 October 1918) was a South African cricketer who played in 17 Tests from 1906 to 1912.
Harold Wynne Webster (17 February 1889 – 7 October 1949) was a cricketer for South Australia who played first-class cricket from March 1911 to October 1912.
Harry Surtees Altham (30 November 1888 – 11 March 1965) was an English cricketer who became an important figure in the game as an administrator, historian and coach.
Harry Dean (13 August 1884 – 12 March 1957) was an English cricketer who played for Lancashire and England.
A hat-trick or hat trick is the achievement of a positive feat three times in a game, or another achievement based on the number three.
Headingley Cricket Ground (usually shortened to Headingley) is a cricket ground in Headingley Stadium complex in Leeds, England.
Headingley Stadium in Headingley, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, is the home of Yorkshire County Cricket Club and Leeds Rhinos rugby league and Yorkshire Carnegie rugby union clubs.
Herbert Wilfred Taylor MC (5 May 1889 – 8 February 1973) was a South African cricketer who played 42 Tests for his country including 18 as captain of the side.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) is the international governing body of cricket.
John William Hearne (known as Jack Hearne, J.W. Hearne and Young Jack to distinguish him from his distant cousin, J.T. Hearne; 11 February 1891–14 September 1965) was a Middlesex leg-spinning all-rounder cricketer who played from 1909 to 1936, and represented England in 24 Test matches between 1911 and 1926.
Sir John Berry Hobbs (16 December 1882 – 21 December 1963), always known as Jack Hobbs, was an English professional cricketer who played for Surrey from 1905 to 1934 and for England in 61 Test matches between 1908 and 1930.
Thomas James Matthews (3 April 1884 – 14 October 1943) was an Australian Test cricketer.
Joseph Lovell Cox (June 28, 1886 – July 4, 1971) was a South African Test cricket player.
John William McLaren (22 December 1886, Toowong, Queensland – 17 November 1921, Highgate Hill, Queensland) was an Australian cricketer who played in 1 Test in 1912.
John Moss (7 February 1864 – 10 July 1950) was an English cricketer and umpire.
John William Henry Tyler Douglas (3 September 1882 – 19 December 1930) was an English cricketer who was active in the early decades of the twentieth century.
Leeds is a city in the metropolitan borough of Leeds, in the county of West Yorkshire, England.
Leg spin is a type of spin bowling in the sport of cricket.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Lord's Cricket Ground, commonly known simply as Lord's, is a cricket venue in St John's Wood, London.
Louis Anthony Stricker (26 May 1884 in Kimberley, South Africa – 5 February 1960 in Rondebosch, Cape Province) was a South African cricketer who played in 13 Tests from 1910 to 1912.
Louis Joseph Tancred (7 October 1876 – 28 July 1934) was a South African cricketer who played in 14 Tests from 1902 to 1913, including three as captain.
Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England, with a population of 530,300.
A mat is a piece of fabric material that generally is placed on a floor or other flat surface.
In cricket, a batsman will be not out if he comes out to bat in an innings and has not been dismissed by the end of the innings.
Nottingham is a city and unitary authority area in Nottinghamshire, England, north of London, in the East Midlands.
Old Trafford, known for sponsorship reasons as Emirates Old Trafford, is a cricket ground in Old Trafford, Greater Manchester, England.
A One Day International (ODI) is a form of limited overs cricket, played between two teams with international status, in which each team faces a fixed number of overs, usually 50.
Sir Pelham Francis Warner, (2 October 1873 – 30 January 1963), affectionately and better known as Plum Warner or "the Grand Old Man" of English cricket, was a Test cricketer and cricket administrator.
A proverb (from proverbium) is a simple and concrete saying, popularly known and repeated, that expresses a truth based on common sense or experience.
Major Reginald Oscar Schwarz MC, known as Reggie (4 May 1875 – 18 November 1918) was a South African cricketer and international rugby union footballer.
Reginald Herbert Spooner (21 October 1880, Billinge, St Helens, Lancashire – 2 October 1961, Lincoln, Lincolnshire) was a cricketer who played for Lancashire and England.
Rolland Beaumont (4 February 1884 – 25 May 1958) was a South African cricketer.
Major Rowland Francis Bowen (27 February 1916 – 4 September 1978 at Buckfastleigh, Devon) was a cricket researcher, historian and writer.
Roy Baldwin Minnett (13 June 1888, St Leonards, New South Wales – 21 October 1955, Manly, New South Wales) was an Australian cricketer who played in 9 Tests from 1911 to 1912.
Roy Webber (died 14 November 1962 aged 48) was a British cricket scorer and statistician.
Schofield Haigh (19 March 1871 – 27 February 1921) was a Yorkshire and England cricketer.
Sidney Hand Emery (15 October 1885, Macdonaldtown, New South Wales – 7 January 1967, Petersham, New South Wales) was an Australian cricketer who played in 4 Tests in 1912.
Sidney James Pegler (28 July 1888 in Durban, Natal – 10 September 1972 in Cape Town, Cape Province) was a South African cricketer.
The South African national cricket team, nicknamed the Proteas (after South Africa's national flower, Protea cynaroides, commonly known as the "king protea"), is administered by Cricket South Africa.
A sticky wicket (or sticky dog, or glue pot) is a metaphor used to describe a difficult circumstance.
Sydney Edward Gregory (14 April 1870 — 1 August 1929), sometimes known as Edward Sydney Gregory, was a cricketer who played for New South Wales and Australia.
Sydney Francis Barnes (19 April 1873 – 26 December 1967) was an English professional cricketer who is generally regarded as one of the greatest ever bowlers.
Test cricket is the longest form of the sport of cricket and is considered its highest standard.
The Ashes is a Test cricket series played between England and Australia.
The Daily Telegraph, commonly referred to simply as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally.
The Oval, currently known for sponsorship reasons as the Kia Oval, is an international cricket ground in Kennington, in the London Borough of Lambeth, South London.
In games and sports, a tiebreaker or tiebreak is used to determine a winner from among players or teams that are tied at the end of a contest, or a set of contests.
Ernest James "Tiger" Smith (6 February 1886 – 31 August 1979) was an English wicket-keeper who played in 11 Tests from 1911/1912 to 1914.
A timeless Test is a match of Test cricket played under no limitation of time, which means the match is played until one side wins or the match is tied, with theoretically no possibility of a draw.
Sibley John "Tip" Snooke (1 February 1881 – 14 August 1966) played Test cricket for South Africa as an all-rounder, captaining the side to victory 3–2 against England in a five-Test series in South Africa in 1909–10.
Thomas Campbell (9 February 1882 – 5 October 1924) was a South African cricketer who played in 5 Tests from 1910 to 1912.
Thomas Alfred Ward (2 August 1887 in Rawalpindi, India – 16 February 1936 in East Springs, Transvaal) was a South African cricketer who played in 23 Tests from 1912 to 1924.
Trent Bridge is a cricket ground mostly used for Test, One-day international and County cricket located in West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, England, just across the River Trent from the city of Nottingham.
Victor Thomas Trumper (2 November 1877 – 28 June 1915) was an Australian cricketer known as the most stylish and versatile batsman of the Golden Age of cricket, capable of playing match-winning innings on wet wickets his contemporaries found unplayable.
Walter Brearley (11 March 1876 – 30 January 1937) was an English first-class cricketer who played for Lancashire and England.
Walter Richards (28 September 1863 – 14 October 1917) was an English first-class cricketer and Test match umpire.
Warren "Curly" Bardsley (6 December 1882 – 20 January 1954) was an Australian Test cricketer.
Water polo is a competitive team sport played in the water between two teams.
In the sport of cricket, the wicket is one of the two sets of three stumps and two bails at either end of the pitch.
The wicket-keeper in the sport of cricket is the player on the fielding side who stands behind the wicket or stumps being watchful of the batsman and be ready to take a catch, stump the batsman out and run out a batsman when occasion arises.
Wilfred Rhodes (29 October 1877 – 8 July 1973) was an English professional cricketer who played 58 Test matches for England between 1899 and 1930.
William Arthur John West was a first-class cricketer and Test match umpire.
The first Asian Test Championship, organized by the Asian Cricket Council was held between 16 February and 16 March 1999.
Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka competed in the second Asian Test Championship between August 2001 and March 2002.